Neck Pain and Headaches
When people are ready to seek care for their neck pain and Headaches, its usually due to because their pain is far beyond the occasional twinge and now the problem is far worse and has lasted for several months. Patient complaints include not being able to turn their head while driving, pain while working at their desk, Migraines, tension headaches, stabbing pain in the neck or even pain that radiates down into the shoulder or even into the hands.
The causes of of your headaches or neck pain can be from an injury like a recent car accident or slip and fall, but often problem develop over time from poor posture, decreased neck or shoulder strength or from having to perform the same action repeatedly. People are often surprised that even just working at their desk for the day can cause neck pain or headaches.
Should I get help now?
Patient who seek treatment when the symptoms first start will often have a quick speedy recovery. Now this is not to say if you have had symptoms for year that it cannot be resolved, but it may take a little longer. Also you will be surprised that other issues that you are experiencing might also be caused by your neck.
For example if you suffer from chronic headaches or migraines, a pinched nerve in your neck may be the true culprit. In addition, you may find that your shoulder pain or even pain in the elbow/hands are often caused from a compressed nerve in your neck or vertebrae and can usually be alleviated with conservative physical therapy.
How do we eliminate neck pain and headaches?
Our highly trained team of Physical Therapists will bring you through a full evaluation to pinpoint the main cause of your neck pain or stiffness as well as headaches that are caused from the vertebrae in the neck. You will leave the evaluation with a complete plan of action to get you living with less pain and back to the activities you love to do. During your treatment sessions we will perform hands-on treatment to get you better faster as well as develop a routine for you to build strength and flexibility. You will also learn how to perform your daily life activities with better body mechanics to avoid relapses.
Call us today at 603-841-5441 or Request an appointment today so we can help you quickly resolve your debilitating neck pain or headaches for good!